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No Sleeves, No Problem

February 2, 2015

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With winter in full MF-in’ swing, and with the East Coast and Midwest getting buried under a foot of snow, I figured now was probably a good time to post a summer-related piece in hopes that it might give you something to look forward to and help melt away those February blues (or ‘whites’, seems […]

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Dr. Jose on “New Year’s Evil”

December 31, 2014

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Happy Holidays, gorehounds! Welp, it’s the end of December – and the end of another year. As we wrap up this utter shitshow that was 2014, we should take a moment to reflect upon what we’ve learned and how we’ve grown over the last 365 days. But since that sounds like a real snoozefest (not […]

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Dr. Jose’s Horrific Holiday Films! (Christmas Edition)

December 24, 2014

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O Holy Crap! Dr. Jose is back for another round of weird and wonderful flicks for you to fancy on this, the merriest of holidays. So sit back, stick a straw in the nog, and relax as the mad doctor takes you through his list of must watch Christmas movies!

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Dr. Jose’s Horrific Holiday Films!

November 27, 2014

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It’s Thanksgiving time again, and Dr. Jose has compiled the perfect list of must-watch horror films on this fowl holiday, to be enjoyed by you, and only the most demented of your relatives. So make a plate of seconds, dim the lights, and give thanks that you’re not being chased by a chainsaw-wielding maniac!

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Brian Ewing’s ‘Scream with Me’ Art Show @ Galerie F!

November 4, 2014

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Attention Windy City Nerds! Stay in the oooky/spooky Halloween mood with friend of the Nerd City family Brian Ewing, who opens his incredibly cool solo horror art show, ‘Scream with Me‘ , this weekend (11.7) @ Galerie F (2381 N. Milwaukee) in Chicago. Ewing’s stuff is super dark (in the best way) and his subject matter often includes […]

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‘They’re obnoxious and drinking’: Nerd City Recap C2E2 2014!

June 5, 2014

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Somehow only about a month ago, C2e2 once again arrived to take over at McCormick Place, filling the world-renowned convention center to capacity with overweight Xena’s and sweatpanted mouth breathers galore. Nerd City was there (barely, mentally), and here’s what I can remember (Max). Off to a hot start, I barely made my flight to Chicago […]

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Toy de Jour Toy Store Coming Soon to Chicago!

February 13, 2014

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Heads up, Chicago toy people! Our good friends, Sam Wells and Liz McArthur, are getting ready to unleash a super cool new toy store right in your back yard(metaphorically, of course)! Toy de Jour is set to open in March and will be sure to be a destination for all area toy collectors, featuring a […]

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Interview with CRISPIN GLOVER!

January 30, 2014

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Everyone has seen a Crispin Glover movie, that’s my declaration right here and now. You might not realize it, but you have. Glover’s ageless appearance combined with his often weird role choices (and portrayals) give him the “that guy from that thing” status that all great and true character actors (think William Fichtner, Bill Moseley, […]

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The Massacre 2013!

October 10, 2013

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The time has come!  THIS WEEKEND!  Details below!   Movieside Presents: THE MASSACRE 24-Hours-Of-Horror-Movie-Madness! October 12, 2013 Patio Theater 6008 Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL Special Guests Include: Mark Patton (star of Nightmare on Elm St. 2) Fred Walton (April Fool’s Day, When A Stranger Calls) Gary Sherman (Dead and Buried, Raw Meat, Vice Squad) […]

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